This is an example of a cover letter. Use this as a template and for ideas and inspiration, do not just copy it word for word. Before you can use this example you will need to replace all the dates, all the names and all the addresses. Add your contact details to the header or footer of the document. Remember to include keywords for the position you are applying for. Try to find a comeback in the company that is responsible for human management and address the application to him or her. Good luck in your job hunt!
January 1, 2009
Mr. Example Name
Human Resources Manager
City, State 90111
Dear Mr. Name
As a skilled business development manager with an outstanding background in successful technology and satellite communications sales projects, I’m seeking to align myself with a progressive company poised for strong growth and market expansion. With extensive experience working with talented sales teams, meeting aggressive revenue targets, and delivering first-class sales solutions, I’m confident that I can help your company meet the challenges that you now face.
Capitalizing on my success at example global corporation and OO&L Network Systems, I am seeking a professional opportunity to leverage my exceptional sales record and proven account management skills to benefit your company as well as your clients. With both practical experience and demonstrated success, I have the drive and the talent to quickly become one of your top performers.
With this goal in mind, I have attached a resume outlining my qualifications. Some of my key strengths and qualifications include.
> At Example Global Corp., successfully designed and developed a new unit for broadband IP products and services, resulting in more than $14 million in first quarter revenues.
> Skilled communicator, instructor and project leader with the flexibility and experience required to adjust to rapidly changing schedules, frequently shifting priorities, and high-pressure settings.
> Extensive experience with large-scale business clients, providing high-level support, building critical business relationships, addressing the long and short term needs of the customer.
> The ability to enter new environments and begin to produce clear cut results right from the start with diverse sales management and technical skills that are easily transported between different industries and varied working environments.
Given my strategic business development accomplishments and invaluable expertise, I would like an opportunity to discuss the value I can bring your organization. I appreciate your consideration and look forward to meeting with you.